Synonyms for Chills:
admonishes, prevents, daunts, dissuades, restrains, checks, depresses, dampens, derails, disinclines, discourages, bans, intimidates, bars, inhibits, deters, diverts, deflects, disheartens, averts.
kills, eliminates, does away with, sacrifices, does in, smites, suffocates, massacres, snuffs, smothers, puts down, executes, exterminates, slays, ices, asphyxiates, Murders, strangles, purges, slaughters, drowns, hangs, liquidates, assassinates, butchers, removes, dispatches, puts to sleep.
Usage examples for Chills
And as the car sped along Madison Avenue, gradually drawing nearer to the house which she was going to enter disguised as it were, like a burglar, she felt cold chills run up and down her spine- the same sensation that one experiences when one rings the bell of a dentist's where one has gone to have a tooth extracted. – The Lion and the Mouse A Story of an American Life by Charles Klein